4 bedroom detached house for sale
Victoria Street, Barnsley
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- Large Lounge
- Spacious Dining Room
- Stunning Kitchen
- 5 Bedrooms
This five bedroom period property offers a feeling of grandeur and elegance with a perfect balance of original features and modern luxuries. Situated in a peaceful location this property is also close to the M1, Barnsley hospital and the town centre.
**PART EXCHANGE CONSIDERED** Presented beautifully throughout, including a fabulous new kitchen, the rooms have fantastic high ceilings, large period sash windows and charming original features including stunning feature fireplaces. Sitting on a corner plot the property also has generous outside space with a south facing enclosed rear garden, front and side garden, large garage and driveway. The accommodation briefly comprises a grand reception hall, w.c, large lounge, dining room, gorgeous fitted kitchen, conservatory, utility and cellar. First floor: - master bedroom and en-suite, two further double bedrooms and modern family bathroom. The second floor offers a fourth double bedroom and two additional rooms that are versatile to suit a number of uses.
An unusually large solid wood door with original stained glass window above leads into a very welcoming and grand reception hallway with original light fitting, ornate coving, dado and picture rail and radiator. Leading to cloaks/WC, lounge, kitchen/utility area and staircase to first floor. A beautiful curved staircase leads to the first floor.
Accessed from the inner hallway, the cloakroom provides a two piece suite in white comprising a low flush WC and wash hand basin. There is also an extractor fan and a wall light point.
5.64m(18'6'') approx x 4.27m(14'0'') approx
This beautifully appointed spacious and light room boasts a large bay window to the front and another window to the side. At the focal point of the room is an ornate cast iron fireplace with cast iron inset and a living coal effect gas fire. The room benefits from high ceilings and displays original ceiling rose, coving, dado and picture rail and elegant chandelier. Two radiators heat the room, there is a television point and Sky plus HD point. Double folding internal doors lead through to the dining room.
4.22m(13'10'') approx x 4.11m(13'6'') approx
Complimented with large double window to the front elevation of the house, this light and spacious room again boasts a cast iron fireplace, high ceilings ceiling rose, dado and picture rail and elegant chandelier. The room comfortably fits a large dining table and is a fantastic space for dinner parties or family meals. Due to it shape and size the room is extremely versatile and would make a fabulous playroom, second sitting room or large home office. Two radiators heat the room. A single door leads to the kitchen area.
This stunning kitchen has very recently been fitted with a generous selection of painted oak wall and base units, beautiful granite work tops, integrated appliances including Smeg cooker and electric hob, dishwasher and fridge freezer. It is a large space with lovely tiled flooring with underfloor heating and a Much Wenlock multi-fuel stove, this room really is the heart of the home. Glass panelled double doors open through to the conservatory, creating a wonderful extension to the kitchen. A further door leads though to a small real hall with doorways through to the utility, conservatory and cellar.
2.92m(9'7'') approx x 2.82m(9'3'') approx
Being very generously sized with a large sash window this room used to be the original kitchen area and currently has provision for washing machine and dryer and also houses a Gloworm gas fired central heating boiler.
Stone steps lead down to a large cellar area with original 'cold slab' stone table, gas and electric meters and small front facing window. The cellar is very dry and enjoys good ceiling heights and so would be ripe for conversion into additional living space, subject to planning.
5.38m(17'8'') max x 4.01m(13'2'') max
Being south facing with a pleasant view of the rear garden this exceptionally large and flexible space remains warm throughout most of the year and has additional heating from a Creda electric radiator. Double glazed throughout with hardwood painted frames. This room flows into the garden through a glass panelled single door to the side and double opening glass panelled doors to the rear. Having recently been modernised this room, as previously mentioned, is a great informal entertaining/living space which links to the kitchen.
First Floor Landing
The staircase is a grand central feature of the property with a stained glass south facing window it leads to a spacious landing area displaying original coving. There is also a double panel radiator and useful shelved linen storage cupboard.
4.67m(15'4'') approx x 4.29m(14'1'') approx
The principal bedroom reflects the character of the entire house with a host of original features such as dado and picture rails, ceiling rose, original doors and door handles, large sash windows to the front and side, wooden fireplace with cast iron inset and tiled hearth. As with all the rooms in the property this is a very spacious room and has an en-suite. In addition to this there is a telephone point, TV aerial and Sky Plus HD connection.
En-Suite Shower Room
2.26m(7'5'') approx x 1.80m(5'11'') approx
Being half tiled with further tiling to the floor and fitted with a white suite comprising a tiled shower cubicle with Mira Sprint electric shower, pedestal wash hand basin and low flush WC. There is a heated chrome towel rail and 2 wall light points.
4.37m(14'4'') approx x 4.29m(14'1'') approx
Benefiting from a large front facing sash window this bright and roomy double bedroom has the expected period features including dado and picture rails, original doors and door handles, large sash windows to the front and side, wooden fireplace with cast iron inset and tiled hearth.
3.78m(12'5'') approx x 3.91m(12'10'') approx
This rear facing double bedroom which is currently used as a very large dressing room enjoys views over the rear garden and is flooded with light from its large sash window. Again, with period features including original doors, door handles, dado and picture rails.
2.92m(9'7'') approx x 2.79m(9'2'') approx
Having half height tiling to the walls, further tiling to the floor and fitted with a 3 piece suite in white comprising a corner bath, pedestal wash hand basin and low flush WC. In keeping with the feel of the property the bathroom has a modern luxurious finish but sits beautifully with the original period features. There are 2 wall light points and a heated chrome towel rail as well as coving to the ceiling and a picture rail to the walls.
A door conceals the staircase from the first floor landing to the second floor area. Currently used as a second lounge area/occasional fifth bedroom, study and fourth bedroom but could be converted into three bedrooms or alternatively a spectacular penthouse apartment-styled living area, subject of course to any planning requires or building regulations approval.
3.71m(12'2'') approx x 4.70m(15'5'') approx
Tucked away at the top of the property is this private spacious double bedroom with full height ceilings and sash window overlooking the front garden and Victoria Road. Accessed via the adjacent sitting room this room has lots of potential to be a great master suite, guest accommodation or childs bedroom with adjoining play area.
4.27m(14'0'') approx x 4.29m(14'1'') approx
A spacious area that is heated by a radiator with reducing headroom into the eaves. As mentioned before this room provides access to Bedroom 4, although currently used as a occasional sitting area this space is extremely flexible and could be used as a number of different rooms.
Study/ Bedroom Five
3.68m(12'1'') approx x 3.07m(10'1'') approx
With natural light flowing in through a Velux double glazed window this area is ideal as a study or occasional single bedroom. Open plan to the staircase but private from the rest of the second floor this room benefits from a doorway though to the full height storage area in the eaves.
6.27m(20'7'') approx x 5.94m(19'6'') approx
A larger than average double garage with electric up and over door with lighting, rafter storage, WC and hand basin and side door leading to a greenhouse. The garage is accessed from the driveway through two large wooden gates. Subject to planning permissions and consents the garage could be converted in to an excellent home office or additional living space.
To the front is a most attractive garden being predominantly laid to lawn, also displaying mature shrubs, alpines and established flower beds and is fronted with an impressive stone wall and wrought iron fence. This continues to the side of the property with access to the front door and rear garden gate. The rear garden is fully enclosed within 6ft high walls and a lockable wooden gate. The gardens are both quiet and private. Benefiting from a southerly facing aspect including a lawned area as well as a York stoned paved patio and gravelled path leading through a wrought iron gate to the private garage and driveway area.
Gardens / Rear
All mains are laid to the property.
A gas fired heating system is installed.
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